British women artists have struggled for recognition in the past. This eBook looks at some of the reasons why this was the case including the social and political changes, art education available to women at the time, how life classes were affected, income and commissioning of their artworks, , the subject matter and the main female artists including Elizabeth Thomson Butler, Elizabeth Siddal and Marie Spartali Stillman.
About the Author
Zara Ellis has written several books on the arts. She has a B. A. (Hons) in History, Antiques & Collecting from Southampton Solent University